Birmingham Bar Launches UK’s first Mead Cocktail Menu

Birmingham bar The Vanguard situated above 1000 Trades, has launched the UK’s first mead cocktail menu. Samuel Boulton Co-Founder of the UK Mead Forum and Managing Director at The Vanguard said: “We opened with the mind to bring Mead to the modern day, in the first...

5 Tempting Chocolate Cocktails You Must Try

For many of us the word most closely associated with 'craving' will always be chocolate. Chocolate is a silky delicious miracle when you consider it all comes from the humble cocoa bean. Even more amazing is the vast myriad of ways chocolate can be used. Chocolate can...

Shake Your Future with EBS & Bacardi

The World’s Leading Bartender School Partners with Bacardi-Martini Group to Battle Unemployment with Social Initiative ‘Shake Your Future’ European Bartender School and Bacardi-Martini Group join forces to create a free 10-week professional bartender training program...

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We were looking to relaunch the podcast and website today, but we’ve had really bad news in my personal life. Details in the podcast, but we will be back. Thank you for your patience.

Modern Mead Co with Samuel Boulton from The Vanguard | Podcast

https://youtu.be/7SbWWzCMYrc The BartenderHQ Podcast is back and this week we're talking Mead with Modern Mead Co Creator Samuel Boulton of The Vanguard in Birmingham. Sam is a former host for the podcast with me, so its great to catch up!...

BREXIT WHISKY? THE WILDERNESS AND SACRED LAUNCH LIMITED EDITION ‘BREXIT BLEND’ WHISKY

Controversial Birmingham restaurant The Wilderness and distillery Sacred Spirits in London have joined forces to create a limited-edition Brexit Whisky; The Brexit Blend. As a tongue in cheek to the current chaos, nay madness, they have created a playful blend of malt...

WOODFORD RESERVE® Creates a Bespoke Old Fashioned Cocktail Syrup

Monday 07 January 2019 – WOODFORD RESERVE®,one of the world’s most revered bourbon brands hasannounced the launch of its Old Fashioned Cocktail Syrup across the UK on-trade from January 2019. With the Old Fashioned cocktail often perceived as complex and...

Amazing DIY Home Bar: 8 Hacks and Ideas, No Matter the Budget

Are you thinking about building a diy home bar? A corner in your living room or pantry that would be designated basically for stirring drinks? Then this article is for you. Hence, we’re going to provide you with some of our best DIY hacks and ideas that can turn your...

Roadhouse BARTENDER CHALLENGE 2019

The Roadhouse Bartender Challenge is a multi-round bartending competition designed to test the abilities of participants over the three core disciplines of bartending in Mixology, Speed and Flair! The competition made its debut season in 2018 and it has been a roaring...

Samuel Boulton on Talk Radio talking Mead and The Vanguard

Our occasional co-host Samuel David Boulton has got a lot of coverage over the past couple of weeks for mead. Working with English Heritage, the biggest seller of mead in the country he’s been featured in national press and now on the Radio too. This week’s podcast...

Adventurivity: Fabiano Latham of Reyka Vodka Explains | Podcast

On this week's podcast we talk to Fabiano Latham about the concept of Adventurivity and how bartenders can harness it to be more balanced and creative. Fabiano (Fabs) is the UK's Reyka Vodka ambassador with William Grant and Sons. The concept "Adventurivity"...

Mover and Shaker Pins | Bartender Flair

On the Podcast this week we have Matt and Nick from Mover and Shaker - creators of awesome bartender pins to pimp out your bar apron. https://youtu.be/jljFDUEqLZs Mover and Shaker Pins Mover and Shaker started life as a passion project for Nick and Matt and lead to a...

Why I Love Bartending | Podcast

On this show we talk about why I love bartending over every other role in hospitality - End to end control. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dak1D3A5lys Industry News from BartenderHQ Cocktails in Tablet form released Grant's Distinction launched as India Exclusive The...

Flair Bartending: a Primer | BartenderHQ Podcast

On this podcast we go through the questions asked on our Flair Q&A for the Craft Bartender Community on Facebook, followed by the 5 moves to start with if you want to learn flair. It’s our primer on flair bartending. https://youtu.be/9YDECr6xqYs Industry News from...

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5 Tempting Chocolate Cocktails You Must Try

5 Tempting Chocolate Cocktails You Must Try

For many of us the word most closely associated with 'craving' will always be chocolate. Chocolate is a silky delicious miracle when you consider it all comes from the humble cocoa bean. Even more amazing is the vast myriad of ways chocolate can be used. Chocolate can...

Shake Your Future with EBS & Bacardi

Shake Your Future with EBS & Bacardi

The World’s Leading Bartender School Partners with Bacardi-Martini Group to Battle Unemployment with Social Initiative ‘Shake Your Future’ European Bartender School and Bacardi-Martini Group join forces to create a free 10-week professional bartender training program...


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